Multiple families displaced after east-side apartment fire

Multiple families displaced after east-side apartment fire
(Source: Tucson Fire Dept./Twitter)
(Source: Tucson Fire Dept./Twitter)

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - The Tucson Fire Department said multiple families are displaced after a fire damaged two apartments.

The fire happened early Tuesday morning, June 13, in the 1600 block of North Wilmot Road.

Firefighters reunited one of the residents with his cat. Both the man and his cat are OK.

Fire officials said the fire likely started on the second floor, and spread to the first floor.

No one was home in the second floor unit.

The fire is still under investigation.

The Red Cross is assisting the displaced families.

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